Merit Academy El Cajon, CA 92020


Merit Academy - School Profile

School Directory Information (2019-2020 school year)

Physical Address:
EL CAJON, CA 92020-1109

Mailing Address:
PO BOX 1043
LA MESA, CA 91944

Phone: (619) 956-0600


Grade Span: (grades 9 - 12)

                        8 9 10 11 12
District Name: Grossmont Union High

Type: Special Education
Status: Operational

Charter: No

Supervisory Union #: N/A

School Details (2018-2019 school year)
County: San Diego
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Locale: Large Suburb (over 250,000)

Magnet: No

Total Students: 64
Classroom Teachers (FTE): 6
Student/Teacher Ratio: 10.5

Enrollment Characteristics (2018-2019 school year)

Enrollment by Grade:

8 9 10 11 12
1 11 14 15 23

Enrollment by Gender:

Male 40
Female 24

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity:

American Indian or Alaska Native 0
Asian 0
Black or African American 6
Hispanic/Latino 21
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0
Not Specified 0
Two or more races 5
White 32
Direct Certification1: 22
Free lunch qualified1: 29
Reduced-price lunch qualified1: 16
Note: Details may not add to totals.

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